1900-1909

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Recommendation for Dining Room Matron
August 24, 1908

Clara Marshbank of the Young Women's Christian Association recommends "a good woman" to fill the Dining Room Matron vacancy at the Carlisle Indian School, but Chief Clerk Frank Conser informs Marshbank that the vacancy is only open to women who have passed the Civil Service exam.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Authority to Change Position in Native Indian Art
August 29, 1908

Assistant Secretary of the Interior authorizes the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to abolish the position of Assistant Instructor in Native Indian Art and establish the position of Indian Assistant at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Returned Students List for September 1908
August 29, 1908 - September 17, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return six students to their homes on the expiration of their terms of enrollment in September 1908.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Nicodemus Billy Request to be Readmitted
August 31, 1908 - October 5, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by Nicodemus Billy to be readmitted the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Daniel Robinson
August 31, 1908 - September 18, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return Daniel Robinson to his home upon the expiration of his term.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Albert Payne Request to Reenter Carlisle
September 2 - 3, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Albert Payne to reenter the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Biographical Sketch of Chief Quanah Parker
September 3, 1908 - September 19, 1908

These materials include a request by newspaper correspondence James H. Trumons of the Lawton Constitution-State Democrat for information on Chief Quanah Parker of the Comanche Nation. A biographical sketch of Chief Parker, appearing in Carlisle's school newspaper the Arrow, was forwarded to Trumons.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Martha Wetenhall
September 9-26, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Oscar H. Lipps to enroll Martha Wetenhall at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Correspondence Regarding Judson Bertrand
September 11, 1908 - October 6, 1908

These materials contain correspondence and financial documents related to the enrollment and financial account of Judson Bertrand.

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Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of a Baker
September 16, 1908

Superintendent Moses Friedman requests to hire a baker with the salary of $600 per year to replace Oscar Boyd, an Indian, who is currently working in the position. Friedman states that he would "prefer a white man." The Chief of the Education Division informs Friedman that a baker has already been appointed.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Release of Hattie Miller
September 17-26, 1908

These materials include correspondence related to a request from Moses Friedman, Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School, to send Hattie Miller from Carlisle to the Wild Rice River School in Minnesota. Miller's term had expired, and she had been appointed to the position of teacher. The request was approved.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Authorization to Pay Carpenters for Repair Labor
September 18, 1908

These materials include a request for authorization for carpenters' work to make repairs and alterations at the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Veterinary Inspector to Test Carlisle Cattle for Tuberculosis, 1908
September 28 - October 26, 1908

Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman requests to test the school's cattle herd to determine how many cows are suffering from tuberculosis. He notes that infected cows can transmit the illness to humans through their milk. 

The Acting Secretary of the Interior endorses and forwards Friedman's request to the Secretary of Agriculture. The…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request to Return Arthur Lieb
September 29, 1908 - October 19, 1908

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request by George Lieb to have his son Arthur returned from Carlisle.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Appointment of William H. Dietz at Assistant Arts Teacher
October 14-20, 1908

These materials include correspondence between Superintendent Moses Friedman and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs concerning the beginning of William H. Dietz's employment as assistant teacher of Native Indian art. 

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Three Sick Students
October 14 - 21, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School Moses Friedman to return three pupils with pulmonary tuberculosis to their homes.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Cattle Tuberculosis Testing and Desire to Build New Cattle Stable, 1908
October 16 - December 5, 1908

Acting Chief of Bureau A. M. Farrington relays Dr. B. T. Woodward's findings from his investigation, which the Secretary of the Interior ordered, of the Carlisle Indian School's cattle herd. Farrington states that in October 1908, 23/71 cows had tuberculosis compared to 20 cows in June 1907. Farrington argues that this increase is the result of…

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Joseph Thompson
October 16-31, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Susan Thompson to discharge her son Joseph Thompson from the Carlisle Indian School. The request was granted.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Clarification for October 1908 Attendance Report
October 22 - November 2, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding mistakes on the attendance report. The report indicated certain students were over the age of enrollment and the Office of Indian Affairs sought clarification on their enrollment.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment by W. J. Ranco
October 22, 1908 - November 7, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from W. J. Ranco to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School. Ranco's request was denied due to his residence in Old Town, Maine and the policy of the Office of Indian Affairs to not enroll students from the Eastern part of the United States.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Question Regarding Distance from Carlisle for Outing Locations
October 23, 1908 - October 27, 1908

Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs C. F. Larrabee informs Mr. J. L. Gilman that he is referring his question about the Carlisle Indian School's outing system to Superintendent Moses Friedman but that the school does not send students to Massachusetts because it is too far away. Gilman thanks Larrabee for the response.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Henry Logan
October 24, 1908

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to release Henry Logan from the Carlisle Indian School.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Congressional District of Mechanical Drawing Teachers
October 26, 1908

Superintendent Moses Friedman informs Commissioner Francis E. Leupp the congressional district of two Mechanical Drawing Teacher appointees.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Question about receipt of Tinned Goods
October 26, 1908

Office of Indian Affairs Chief Clerk F. M. Conser asks the Carlisle Indian School if they received the tinned goods from their contract.

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Letters/Correspondence
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National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of John Casey
October 26-29, 1908

Superintendent of the Carlisle Indian School Moses Friedman seeks authorization to release John Casey from the school upon the request of Casey's father, Thomas Casey. The request was granted.

Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Repository:
National Archives and Records Administration